Africa is a vast country. Trying to choose the top 10 places to visit, is not a simple task. However, to make it easier, for people planning to visit Africa, a top 10 list has been created. Whoever, visits Africa should definitely explore these places.
1. The Masai Mara
The Masai Kara can be found in Kenya. The best time to plan a visit is during, the months of July till October. The wildlife is simply fantastic. It is the only place, where one could, view the migration of more than a million wildebeest. One can view this delightful spectacle from a hot air balloon.
2. Victoria Falls
The Falls are located between Zambia and Zimbabwe. The view of the falls is simply amazing. One feels as if they are caught in the middle of a rainstorm.
The Falls have been calculated to be more than 1 mile. Its height is about 355 feet. More than 500 million liters of water, falls onto the Zambezi River. The water is generated so quickly, that, the spray shoots up to 1000 feet, into the sky.
3. Pyramids of Giza
The pyramids are situated in Egypt, on the outskirts of Cairo. The pyramid is one out of the Seven Wonders of the World. It was built about 5000 years ago.
In total, there are three pyramids in Giza. These are the Pyramid of Menkaura, the Pyramid of Kafhre, and the Great Pyramid of Cheops. All three pyramids are the tombs of the different Kings of Egypt. A Sphinx can be found, outside the pyramids.
Djenne can be found on an island, which is located, in the Niger River Delta. It is about a few hundred miles away from Timbuktu. It was found in 800 A.D. Many Muslims live here and the market square also features a Grand Mosque.
On Mondays, there is a market held in Djenne. It is one of the most fascinating markets in Africa. A good time to visit would be during the months of August and September.
5. Cape Town
Cape Town is a popular vacation spot in South Africa. It is a scenic city and has many beautiful mountains and beaches.